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UBC Policy 73 review – Survey for students with disabilities

Hi everyone!

UBC will soon be conducting a review of Policy 73, the policy for accommodations for students with disabilities (the full policy can be found here: http://universitycounsel.ubc.ca/files/2010/08/policy73.pdf). The AMS VP Academic’s Office, in anticipation of this review, would like more information on the experiences of students with disabilities at UBC, and how mental health concerns/mental illness might be better incorporated into the policy.

You are invited to participate in a one-on-one or a group focus group on your experiences, or to fill out a survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/3BC3LFK. Contact Anne Kessler at vpacademic@ams.ubc.ca if you are interested in a one-on-one or focus group, or have any questions, concerns or needs for this survey. If you require assistance in filling out this survey, it can be provided.

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